Article on Cuffy Mayo (father of Isabella Boone). Oxford Public Ledger (Oxford, NC), 26 February 1892, p. 3, col. 4.
America's Forgotten Caste: Free Blacks in Antebellum Virginia and North Carolina -By John H. Russell
Relevance: To understand the world of Cuffie Mayo (father of Isabella Boone).
Article on Isabella (Mrs. Willis) Boone
The Torchlight (Oxford, NC), 13 August 1878, p. 3, col. 2.
Boone Family Reunion
Boone family reunion research Resources
Unruly Women The Politics of Social and Sexual Control in the Old South
-By Victoria E. Bynum
Relevance: Our Curtis and Williford ancestors are the focus of a section of this book. Charlie Boone's wife was a descendant of the couple. Mary Liza's husband (Minnie's father, William Wright, Sr.) was the gradson of Peter Curtis and Susan Williford.
America's Forgotten Caste: Free Blacks in Antebellum Virginia and North Carolina -By Rodney Barfield
Relevance: Some family ancestors are mentioned
Article on Isabella (Mrs. Willis) Boon
The Western Sentinel (Winston-Salem, NC), 9 December 1886, p. 1, col. 1.